Little Neck Parkway

Board approves variance to move parking at former Scobee Diner site
Board approves variance to move parking at former Scobee Diner site
Northeast Terence M. Cullen 6/13/2013 at 12:39PM

Community Board 11 approved a variance that would shift parking at the former Scobee Diner site. The variance, which moves the parking lot to the back of the property, will improve safety, said Matt Carmody, a traffic engineer for new owner Lion Bee Equities. He said otherwise, drivers would have to back on to Northern [...]

Teen crashes into Queens school bus, charged with driving while consuming alcohol
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/25/2013 at 5:25PM

A 17-year-old crashed into a school bus full of students this morning in Bellerose, and arrested for driving without a license and operating a vehicle while consuming alcohol, said police and the district attorney’s office. Mandip Singh was also charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injuries. The incident occurred around 7:45 a.m. [...]

Drunk driver kills pedestrian on LIE
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/17/2012 at 10:15AM

A man walking along the Long Island Expressway (LIE) was struck and killed by a drunk driver this weekend, said police. On Saturday, December 15, around 4:30 a.m. 22-year-old Jordan Savvides, of Jericho, was walking along the LIE near Little Neck Parkway when was hit by a car travelling eastbound. Authorities pronounced him dead on [...]